Balau is strong, heavy and very hard. It has a coarse texture with minimal distortion and a slight tendency to bow.


We also supply Stainless Steel Screws for Hardwood decking.
All prices per linear metre

We offer a 15% trade discount.

21mm x 145mm - Smooth both sides£6.95
21mm x 40mm - batten PFS£3.24
21mm x 65mm - batten PFS£4.86
Please note all prices are subject to VAT

Typical applications

Decking, marine construction, piling and heavy duty industrial flooring


Durable to very durable. Class1 - life span of 50 years plus

Working qualities

The timber machines well, but can severely blunt cutting edges

Botanical name

Shorea laevis ridi


Southeast Asia - East/West Malaysia and Indonesia

Balau hardwood

For further details on our Balau, please contact us on 020 8858 6441.